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EMISSARY

agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger

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Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #1

The meaning of the word emissary is agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger.

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cisternreservoir or water tank
addendumaddition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
incitearouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
fiascototal failure; CF. bottle
unctuousoily; bland; insincerely suave
loquacioustalkative; N. loquacity
rebuttalrefutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove
fluxflowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
herbivorousgrain-eating; CF. herbivore
embedenclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass